Shorts 5: Viste Esa Vaina?!
- Short Fiction
- 92 mins
In this program
Directed by Victor Velasco
In the city, a businessman walks to work on a Monday morning when he’s interrupted by a junkie-like kid who asks him: Do you want some soup?
Directed by André Cherkassky Pilli
When two sisters are hunted by mysterious creatures, they find themselves in a race against time. After one of them tragically dies, a surprising discovery about their true identities comes to light.
Directed by Denise Roldán Alcalá
Camille, a shy little girl who feels lonely, bakes a mountain of cupcakes in order to make friends, but the situation doesn’t turn out as she expected.
Directed by Andrea Riba
Desperate to keep her family’s laundromat afloat, an ashamed Chicana receives the golden ticket to her favorite TV talent show where she must compete with her idol to win the cash prize and save her family from eviction.
Directed by Sabrina Ehlert
Esmeralda, an observant dry cleaner by day and amateur sleuth by night, suspects that one of her customers may be involved in a local arson case. She has 24 hours to uncover the truth.
Directed by Miguel Melo
An unlikely pair— a non-binary painter and an uptight woman— bond through the power of story, leading them to rediscover the meaning of home and close circles that burden them.
Directed by Shruti Parekh
When an immigrant taxi driver in upstate New York takes an undocumented couple to the Canadian border, they find themselves at odds in the shared pursuit of a better life.
Directed by Johnny Kirk
Eager to celebrate the 4th of July, a young group of black and Latino friends experience a police encounter that shatters the meaning of the holiday.